Ethical Conduct

Our Code of Ethics sets forth our core expectations for all associates, including conflicts of interest, customer privacy and reporting. Through training, ongoing communication and help-line resources, we bring our Code of Ethics to life.

Ethical Sourcing

Staples seeks to work with suppliers that source their products in a manner that protects workers’ human rights, workers’ health and safety, and the environment. Suppliers providing us with Staples® brand products are required to comply with our Supplier Code of Conduct. We regularly audit supplier factories to ensure compliance using independent third-party auditors.